Fanny Baudry

Baudry exits Banijay after eight years

Fanny Baudry is leaving her role as VP of global acquisitions, formats and programmes at Banijay Group after eight years with the French company,” TBI has learned. She was one of the earliest Banijay employees, working under Stéphane Courbit after he left Endemol France to create the business in 2008. Banijay merged with Zodiak Media […]

Banijay sales staff set for Zodiak exit

Several of the Banijay International sales staff that transferred to Zodiak Rights are set to exit the new-look distributor, TBI understands, with one departure already confirmed. Multiple sources have said the former Banijay International sales team will all exit the business, which Tim Mutimer oversees. It is understood they have been offered redundancy packages or […]

Banijay opens Injustice Files

Banijay International has acquired worldwide distribution rights to The Injustice Files, an investigative series from US cable channel Fusion. Hosted by reporter Mariana van Zeller, the 10x60mins series follows stories of people fighting for justice. Injustice Files comes from Fusion’s in-house production team, which former CBS head of news’ investigative unit Keither Summa leads. “Young […]

Banijay snags exclusive rights to TV Guide content

Banijay International has secured worldwide rights to content from US cable net TV Guide Network. The distribution deal gives Banijay rights to a 130-hour TVGN catalogue of originals and third-party shows that have gone out on the cable net, as well as to its upcoming first-runs shows. TVGN is owned by CBS and Lionsgate, both […]

Banijay pushes into finished with Namiech

The ex-managing director of Target Entertainment, Emmanuelle Namiech, is to work with Banijay International to push it further in finished programming. Banijay, which is best known as a formats distributor, plans to build into the finished programming English-language programming business and has recently secured several new series such as ABC Australia’s workplace reality show The […]